inertial platform


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inertial platform

[i′nər·shəl ′plat‚fȯrm]
(navigation)
In an inertial navigator a platform that maintains sensing instruments in a precise known angular orientation in space.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

inertial platform

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Inertial platform.
A rigid, gyro-stabilized frame on which accelerometers are mounted.
An Illustrated Dictionary of Aviation Copyright © 2005 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved
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